GeoVisibleRegionBoundary

GeoVisibleRegionBoundary[{lat,lon,h}]
is a one-dimensional GeoGraphics primitive that represents the boundary of the region on the surface of the Earth visible from the point of coordinates and height h above the reference ellipsoid.

GeoVisibleRegionBoundary[pos]
represents the boundary of the region visible from the position pos.

DetailsDetails

ExamplesExamplesopen allclose all

Basic Examples  (3)Basic Examples  (3)

The visible region from an altitude of 10 km over the reference ellipsoid:

In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[1]=

The visible region from geostationary orbit:

In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[1]=

The region currently viewable from the International Space Station:

In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[1]=
In[2]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[2]=
Introduced in 2014
(10.0)